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ἱππο-κόμος , , (κομέω)
A.groom, esquire, who attended the ἱππεύς in war, Hdt.3.85,88, X.HG2.4.6: generally, groom, Pl.Plt.261d, PSI4.371.13 (iii B.C.), Plb.13.8.3, etc.; “. τῶν καμήλωνPhilostr.VA2.1.
II. Adj. ἱππό-κομος , ον, (κόμη) decked with horsehair, epith. of a helmet (not in Od.), “κόρυςIl.13.132, cf. S.Ant. 116 (anap.); “πήληξIl.16.797; “τρυφάλεια13.339.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.85
    • Homer, Iliad, 13.132
    • Homer, Iliad, 13.339
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.797
    • Plato, Statesman, 261d
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 116
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 2.4.6
    • Polybius, Histories, 13.8.3
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Life of Apollonius of Tyana, 2.1
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